School News

Fall Conferences are Approaching

9/16/2017

All McKinley families will be able to sign-up for a conference with their child’s teacher starting Monday, Sept. 25. On that day, you will have access to our online scheduling service. Most families will conference on Wednesday, Oct. 11 or Thursday, Oct. 12. If you have any questions or concerns, be sure to contact our … Read more »

Eagle Way Students of the Week!

9/16/2017

Way to go, Eagles! These students were selected by their classroom teacher for showing the McKinley Eagle Way: behaving in a respectful, responsible and safe way while at school. Keep up the great work!

Important Information – Between District Open Enrollment

9/11/2017

Parents/Guardians considering the use of the open enrollment option to enroll their children in another public school district in the state of Iowa should be aware of the information in the document linked below (available in both English and Spanish). March 1, 2018 is the last date for regular open enrollment requests for the 2018-2019 … Read more »

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Superintendent, Board Chair Oppose Rescission of DACA

9/6/2017

The following statement is from DMPS School Board chair Teree Caldwell-Johnson and Superintendent Tom Ahart in response to today’s announcement that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program would be rescinded. Click here to read the statement.

Play & Learn!

8/29/2017

Join other families for child-centered, open-ended and playful learning activities designed for adults to stay and play with their child ages 0 – 8 years old. Every family receives a book and a healthy snack at each session! Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from September 19, 2017 to May 17, 2018 (9:30 to 11 a.m.). … Read more »

Join the Family Involvement Team

8/25/2017

The next @McKinleyDSM Family Involvement Team (FIT) meeting is set for Monday, Aug. 28 at 6:30 p.m. Any and all family members of current McKinley students are welcome to attend these monthly meetings. Learn more about what’s happening at your child’s school and support us with your time and talent. See you Monday!

Upcoming Events

Oct 02
Family Involvement Team (FIT) Meeting
Oct 03
School Board Meeting
Oct 04
Healthiest State Walk
Oct 11
Fall Conferences
Oct 17
School Board Meeting

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About McKinley Elementary School

It’s Conference Time!

All McKinley families will be able to sign-up for a conference with their child’s teacher starting Monday, Sept. 25. On that day, you will have access to our online scheduling service. Most families will conference on Wednesday, Oct. 11 or Thursday, Oct. 12. If you have any questions or concerns, be sure to contact our school.

Click here for step-by-step directions

Click here to access the sign-up web site

Welcome to McKinley Elementary School. We are glad you are here!

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